ACT Fire & Rescue on scene at Bourke Street, Barton following an electrical fire in a ceiling light fitting.
ACT Fire & Rescue crews have extinguished the fire which was contained to the light fitting.
Five staff have been evacuated from the eight storey residential /commercial building as a precaution whilst crews carry out air monitoring and ventilation operations.
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Time of Emergency Triple Zero (000) call 2.56pm.
3:37pm Wednesday 19 September 2012